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Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming

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Looking towards Ruths Cottage playhouse. Please use the garden we have lots of seats, enjoy the sun.
Charlotte's Post Office playhouse. A childs dream playshop. You may have trouble leaving. Have fun.
The Owl and the lovely Cat & the Pea Green Boat in the Post Office garden. The Box Hedge is the sea.
1 of 20Looking towards Ruths Cottage playhouse. Please use the garden we have lots of seats, enjoy the sun.
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
7 nights minimum
Cottage
The cottage is in a small village & on a bus route Bath-Wells. Two great pubs in walking distance, & a cafe/bistro (Hartleys) just 1 mile for an amazing gastro treat. We welcome couples, families and friends. children love our 3 amazing playhouses & will want to return, in fact we get many return bookings. Try the Spindle Quiz can you find the clues? Relax in our pretty garden, have afternoon tea in the Gazebo, or in your conservatory. For night life Bath & Bristol are within easy reach with multi-plex cinemas, theatres & clubs. Plenty of wonderful walks, & many N.T. properties near by also Longlete is very popular for all ages as is Wells the smallest city in England. Lots of quirky places to see in Glastonbury. Visit the caves at Wookey Hole & Cheddar. We are just 5 miles from The Ba...The cottage is in a small village & on a bus route Bath-Wells. Two great pubs in walking distance, & a cafe/bistro (Hartleys) just 1 mile for an amazing gastro treat. We welcome couples, families and friends. children love our 3 amazing playhouses & will want to return, in fact we get many return bookings. Try the Spindle Quiz can you find the clues? Relax in our pretty garden, have afternoon tea in the Gazebo, or in your conservatory. For night life Bath & Bristol are within easy reach with multi-plex cinemas, theatres & clubs. Plenty of wonderful walks, & many N.T. properties near by also Longlete is very popular for all ages as is Wells the smallest city in England. Lots of quirky places to see in Glastonbury. Visit the caves at Wookey Hole & Cheddar. We are just 5 miles from The Bath & West show ground & Glastonbury festival site. After a busy day seeing the wonders of glorious Somerset you have a lovely cottage to come home to & relax. Magic More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Guests of all ages are welcome, little ones and the not so young and all in between. Smokers are welcome to smoke in the gazebo in the garden. On occasions we have allowed a dog but we do have a guest who has an allergy so we are at this time declining requests for pets to visit. We can be flexible on arrival and departure times if you let us know.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Angela B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

The cottage was amazing a fairy tail kingdom the inside so unusual doors with coloured glass of butterflies toadstools birds little doors opens to finds treasures inside every day finding something new the best host's in the world doesn't it make you won't to be...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2019

That is a lovely review thank you so much. Grown-up's can enjoy a fairy tail wonderland too. How kind of Wendy & Malcolm to give us a gift, a book all about Tasmania, what a beautiful place. Thanks to all of you for booking Spindle...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

Our stay here was great , the house and gardens are just wonderful, if you have young children it’s ideal, mine are all grown up but they loved it too

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My family and I have just returned from this beautiful cottage, brimming with craftsmanship and comfort! I would recommend it to anyone who is searching for a fantastical alternative to the rather depressing 'beige box' holiday let. The owners are so kind and interesting, and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2019

How remiss of me to fail to reply to a wondrous review such as yours, bless you, we are blushing here and thrilled to read it again. It is for people like yourselves that we have in mind when we created all the magical holiday...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Alban & Angela went out of their way to make us feel at home in their charming 17th century Spindle Cottage. There is so much to see in the Cottage and grounds, every day you find something new to look at, the quiz is great...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We would love to see you back again and would you believe it after all the wind and rain you put up with we now have glorious sun shine. Are well that's English weather for you, as...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Stayed here with a couple of girlfriends to celebrate my birthday and couldn’t have asked for a nicer cottage or friendlier welcome. Alban and Angela have filled the cottage with love and creativity. We spent all weekend spotting little quirky touches in both the house...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thank you my dear girls, that is a perfect review from three perfect guests. We do hope you will return to have another girly retreat and I know Karen at Acorn Therapies would be delighted and she is such a good therapist & a good...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Angela and Alban have created a very special place where adults and kids alike can play at all sort of games - dressing up, nature collecting and wendy houses with a difference. The house has a very warm atmosphere full of curious corners, fine woodwork...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you Jonathan for writing such a lovely review, I do like the (curious corners) remark and Alban will be pleased with the (fine woodwork) that you enjoyed. We were delighted to meet you once again and this time with your wife and daughter. Alban...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great cottage in lovely relaxing location with friendly local Inn (Horse and Jockey). Angela and Alban extremely helpful having festively decorated the cottage and even giving us a lift to our Christmas Day venue! Some great walks with plenty of maps and guides to hand...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you Peter for finding time in your busy life to write a review for us at Spindle Cottage. So pleased to have met you and your family. I wanted to make it special for your Christmas and New Years holiday with the decorations. We...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Excellent location for visiting Wells, a bustling little city with a great farmers market on Wednesday, and regular market on Saturday. Both the cathedral and the Bishops Palace garden are beautiful, and lots of good places to eat and drink. The two pubs, Horse and...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hello Archie & Anna, Thank you once more for your lovely review, it is an excellent travel guide to anyone thinking of coming to Somerset. You certainly made the most of your stay and visited all the places we love, it is such a diverse...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Everything was wonderful.Wells and Bath are within easy reach. Angela and Alban are an absolute delight and we all loved the tour of their beautiful garden. I was with my son and daughter in law and two grandsons and it was our fourth visit to...More

Date of stay: May 2017
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Milly how lovely, Thank you for your beautiful review and your kind words about Alban & myself. It gives us so much pleasure to welcome folks like yourselves to come and enjoy Spindle Cottage and the unique garden. We hope to see you once again...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We would like to start by thanking Alban and Angela for giving us and others the opportunity to stay in such an amazing magical place. Our stay at Spindle Cottage was no less than fantastic. We booked again for next year before leaving. We are...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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NannyAngela, VR Owner at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

I would like to start by thanking you for being the most perfect guests. I am also looking forward to seeing you again next year. It is fantastic when guests book again before they leave. I had one guest who rang me on her mobile...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
The Bath & West Showground just 5 miles away has many attractions on site e.g. Antique, agricultural & garden shows. We are not far from the famous Glastonbury Festival if you don't want to ruff it camping. Longlete Safari Park & House 35 mins drive & many NT properties in the area. A lovely play park next to the village hall just 1 mile from the cottage.
Getting around
The 175 bus runs pass our Green Mondays to Saturdays, It will get you to Wells in 15 mins or Bath in 60 mins. Bath has two Park & Ride car parks. Bristol is approximately 18 miles to the city center.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming

Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Spindle Cottage unique C17th stone built. Charming must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.